Protoform: TAUTE [PN] To prepare (esp. food), fix up, take care of

Description: To prepare (esp. food), fix up, take care of
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian
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Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Anuta Taute To make, do, work at; to treat an illness or injury (Fbg)
East Uvea Taute Faire, arranger, manipuler, disposer (obs.) (Rch)
East Uvea Taute-a Réprimander, punir, châtier, ; maltraiter Borrowed Uncertain Semantic Connection (Rch)
New Zealand Maori Taute Prepare food for cooking; tend, look after; consider, ponder over (Wms)
Niue Taute To make, prepare, do, act; outfit, dress (Sph)
Penrhyn Taute/a To make up, dress up (Sta)
Pukapuka Taute To care for, to nurse (Bge)
Rennellese Taute/a To intone, esp. to beseech a cure (Ebt)
Samoan Taute To eat (only used to the highest chiefs) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Prt)
Sikaiana Taaute Decorated with flowers and plants (Dnr)
Tahitian Taute/ute A large collection of different kinds of food (Dvs)
Tahitian Taute A person not allowed to eat with men, because of his cooking for his wife Uncertain Semantic Connection (Dvs)
Tahitian Taute/a To rescue, deliver Uncertain Semantic Connection (Dvs)
Tongan Taute-ʔi To knock (a person) about, to treat roughly, to punish Uncertain Semantic Connection (Cwd)
Tongan Taute/a To punish; punishment Uncertain Semantic Connection (Cwd)
Tuamotu Taaute To heed, pay attention to; to look out for, protect Uncertain Semantic Connection (Stn)

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